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Bobcats beat Sloan-Hendrix
The Walnut Ridge Bobcats defeated Sloan-Hendrix 13-0 in 2A-2 Conference baseball action on Thursday at Walnut Ridge.
The Bobcats scored three runs in the first inning, one in the second, four in the third and five in the fourth.
Drake Smith pitched a shutout in the five-inning game. He allowed six hits and had four strikeouts.
Offensively for Walnut Ridge, Will Weir went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and scored one run. Luke Wall went 2-for-3 with two RBIs and scored a run. Cade Burris went 2-for-2 with four RBIs and scored two runs. Smith had a hit and scored two runs.
Chaz Burgin had a hit, two RBIs and scored two runs. Drake Smelser had a hit and an RBI, and Slade Dalton scored a run. Colin Phillips had a hit, an RBI and scored a run. Preston Aaron had a hit and scored a run, and Chase Baker scored two runs.
For Sloan-Hendrix, Zach Taylor had a double, while Jordan Dail, Matthew Wilkins, Devin Meeks, Logan Dail, Brantley Gholson and Colby Johnson each had singles.